Competition winners attend prize giving at Stroud shopping centre

Competition winners attend prize giving at Stroud shopping centre

Three winners have been announced in a competition held with local school children to rename the Merrywalks shopping centre in Stroud and give it a fresh new brand.  Hundreds of children from primary schools across the town entered the competition to rename the shopping centre, which... More »

New name and brand for Stroudís shopping centre is unveiled

New name and brand for Stroudís shopping centre is unveiled

A brand new name has been chosen by a group of local school children for the Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud. As part of the major improvement works at the centre the owners Dransfield Properties Ltd set the task of finding a new name to several schools across the town. The... More »

New Manager joins the team at Merrywalks

New Manager joins the team at Merrywalks

A new Centre Manager has been appointed to head up the Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud which is currently undergoing a major £12 million transformation. Dionne Moore joins the shopping centre with a strong retail background, having most recently worked as store manager at the... More »

Next phase of Merrywalks project gets underway

Next phase of Merrywalks project gets underway

The second phase of works to transform Stroudís Merrywalks shopping centre with a major programme of investment and improvements, gets underway this week. This part of the ambitious project will focus on the King Street elevation at Merrywalks, creating a striking new entrance feature... More »

 Stroud Youngsters urged to delve into the history books for a new name for Merrywalks

Stroud Youngsters urged to delve into the history books for a new name for Merrywalks

Youngsters from primary schools close to the Merrywalks Centre in Stroud have been challenged to come up with a new name for the shopping centre, as part of a major redevelopment which is currently underway.  Yorkshire based retail specialists Dransfield Properties purchased Merrywalks... More »

 Phone accessories firm relocates to new unit at Merrywalks

Phone accessories firm relocates to new unit at Merrywalks

Family business Phonetek has relocated to a new, more prominent unit at Stroudís Merrywalks Centre as part of the ambitious multi million pound plans to transform the townís shopping centre.  Phonetek has a team of 2 members of staff and has been based at the town centre retail destination... More »

Work starts on Merrywalks transformation in Stroud

Work starts on Merrywalks transformation in Stroud

Work is underway on the first phase of the £12 million transformation of the Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud. The comprehensive redevelopment of the run down retail destination started this week with a programme of internal improvements to the centreís multi storey car park. The... More »

First phase of Merrywalks transformation in Stroud gets underway

First phase of Merrywalks transformation in Stroud gets underway

The first phase of works in the major £12 million transformation of Stroudís Merrywalks Shopping Centre is due to get underway next week. A special ďstart on siteĒ ceremony is to take place on Monday (July 30th) with the projectís partners GFirst LEP to mark the first phase of the... More »

Plans submitted to transform Stroudís Merrywalks Centre

Plans submitted to transform Stroudís Merrywalks Centre

Proposals to transform Stroudís Merrywalks Shopping Centre have been submitted to Stroud District Councilís planning department this week. The new owners, Yorkshire based Dransfield Properties Ltd, have outlined a range of major improvements at the town centre shopping destination... More »

Yorkshire property firm buys Stroudís Merrywalks Centre

Yorkshire property firm buys Stroudís Merrywalks Centre

The award winning property company Dransfield Properties Ltd has bought Merrywalks Shopping Centre in Stroud and announced plans to transform the run down and outdated centre. The company has purchased Merrywalks for £10 million from the previous owners Streetlands. A planning... More »